Clinical Nurse - RN, SICU 1W, SGHJob ID 85020 Date posted 12/22/2017
- Facility: Sharp Grossmont Hospital
- City: La Mesa
- Department: SICU 1W
- Category: RN Jobs
- Job Status: Full-Time
- Shift: Night Job
- FTE: 0.9
- Shift Start: 7 PM
- Shift End Time: 7:30 AM
This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County
12-hour Night shift; 7:00 pm – 7:30 am; including every other weekend
This is full-time SICU RN Training position, (.9): 72 hours/per pay period
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Associates of Science Degree in Nursing
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
- Current BLS certification for healthcare providers
- Current ACLS certification
- Minimum One year current Progressive Care/Telemetry or Medical/Surgical Clinical Nurse experience in an Acute Care setting
- Must have good people skills
- Ability to demonstrate professional skills
- Departmental competencies skills necessary to be a practitioner, consultant, and mentor
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
- Current PCCN certification
"Surgical Intensive Care RN Training Program" Sharp Grossmont Hospital is offering registered nurses the opportunity to train in the emergency room nursing. This program begins March, 2018.
The Clinical Nurse RN is an integral part of the team with the opportunity to practice evidence-based care and utilize the nursing care process in a collaborative environment. This position independently performs the nursing process through individualized assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of safe, therapeutic, efficient care of patients with overt and subtle needs throughout the continuum of care, according to unit’s standard of care. We are looking for qualified nurses to share our vision of patient care that continually moves toward excellence in all patient and staff outcomes.
The Surgical Intensive Care Unit is a 24 bed unit. Be a part of the "state of the art" Sharp Grossmont Hospital SICU opened October 2009. We moved into the Emergency and Critical Care Building and have expanded from 15 beds to 24 beds. Our patient population consists of pre and postoperative patients including craniotomies, open hearts, vascular and general surgeries, continuous renal placement therapy and mechanical assist device (Impella). Additionally, we care for the critically ill medical patients. Our unit has a cohesive team environment in which the nurses support and mentor others and are dedicated to providing excellent care to our patients. We encourage Critical Care Certification.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 536 beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “Gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include
- Twisting (trunk)
- Twisting (neck)
- Bending (waist)
- Flexing/Extending (neck)
- Fine Manipulation / Pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Reaching above shoulder level
- Bed mobilization (scooting / rolling)
- Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)
- Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer
- Lift up to 50 pounds
- Push/Pull over 100 pounds
- Carry up to 25 pounds
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
Keywords: Clinical Nurse-RN, Registered Nurse, Intensive Care, ICU, RN Training Program, RN Transition in Practice